OK i think my fish is sick. He has tattered pectoral fins, a rip in his anal fin, and blackish-gray spots on some of his body. I will post pictures when i can.
What size is your tank? 1 gallon
What temperature is your tank? kind of varies from 72 F to 80? F currently 80 F
Does your tank have a filter? no
Does your tank have an air stone or other type of aeration? no
Is your tank heated? no
What tank mates does your betta fish live with? N/A
What type of food do you feed your betta fish? Hikari betta bio-gold
How often do you feed your betta fish? twice a day, 4 pellets and a snack of 1 or 2 pellets after WCs
How often do you perform a water change? every other day
What percentage of the water do you change when you perform a water change? 50%. 100% once a week
What type of additives do you add to the water when you perform a water change? Kent Marine Betta Bowl Essential
Have you tested your water? If so, what are the following parameters? Want to get an ammonia kit soon.
Symptoms and Treatment
How has your betta fish's appearance changed? split anal fin, black spots on body, tattered pectoral fins.
How has your betta fish's behavior changed? only really being active when I'm around
When did you start noticing the symptoms? he's had the spots i think ever since i got him
Have you started treating your fish? If so, how? i don't know how!
Does your fish have any history of being ill? i don't think so
How old is your fish (approximately)? i don't know, I've had him about 2 months now.
any help is greatly appreciated.